Basic Site Details

Name: Castle Leod
Town, district or village: Strathpeffer
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Country House  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41851  Additions on south and low wing to north
Item 2 of 41904  Rebuilding
Item 3 of 419121914 Additions in Baronial style
Item 4 of 4March 1914  Squash court - drawings dated


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3Andrew MaitlandArchitectA1851 Addition based on Bryce's design
Item 2 of 3David BryceArchitectA1851 Andrew Maitland executed additions to a design by Bryce
Item 3 of 3Donald MathesonArchitect 19121914Additions in Baronial style and squash court


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Blunt, Captain C D McKAppears to be client rather than designer


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp392

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal23 February 1935v42London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsMatheson's obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Castle Leod, StrathpefferCastle Leod Drawings  
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Copies RCD 129/11-12
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Donald Matheson: F no2304 (microfilm reel 17)